Dniel K Ng

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Country: China

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome and obesity in children
    D K K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, 25 Waterloo Road, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 10:44-8. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus infection in children
    Dniel K Ng
    Department of Pediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Hong Kong
    Pediatr Int 47:452-5. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Childhood sleep-disordered breathing and its implications for cardiac and vascular diseases
    D K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Yaumatei, Hong Kong SAR, People s Republic of China
    J Paediatr Child Health 41:640-6. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint The correlation among obesity, apnea-hypopnea index, and tonsil size in children
    Yuen Yu Lam
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, 25 Waterloo Road, Hong Kong SAR
    Chest 130:1751-6. 2006
  5. doi request reprint A review of normal values of infant sleep polysomnography
    Daniel K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Pediatr neonatol 54:82-7. 2013
  6. pmc Parental use of the term "Hot Qi" to describe symptoms in their children in Hong Kong: a cross sectional survey "Hot Qi" in children
    Flora Y Kong
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, 20 Waterloo Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 2:2. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of sleep problems in Hong Kong primary school children: a community-based telephone survey
    Daniel K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Waterloo Rd, Hong Kong SAR, ROC
    Chest 128:1315-23. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Non-contact infrared thermometry temperature measurement for screening fever in children
    Daniel K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong
    Ann Trop Paediatr 25:267-75. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint A review of the roles of allergic rhinitis in childhood obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Daniel K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Allergy Asthma Proc 27:240-2. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnoea in children with Down syndrome
    D K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Waterloo Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    Singapore Med J 47:774-9. 2006

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Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome and obesity in children
    D K K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, 25 Waterloo Road, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 10:44-8. 2004
    ..To review data on children who have both obesity and obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome...
  2. ncbi request reprint Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus infection in children
    Dniel K Ng
    Department of Pediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Hong Kong
    Pediatr Int 47:452-5. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Childhood sleep-disordered breathing and its implications for cardiac and vascular diseases
    D K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Yaumatei, Hong Kong SAR, People s Republic of China
    J Paediatr Child Health 41:640-6. 2005
    ..To systematically evaluate the recent literature regarding the relationship between childhood sleep-disordered breathing (SDB)/obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) and cardiovascular diseases in children...
  4. ncbi request reprint The correlation among obesity, apnea-hypopnea index, and tonsil size in children
    Yuen Yu Lam
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, 25 Waterloo Road, Hong Kong SAR
    Chest 130:1751-6. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that there is a significant correlation between the degree of obesity and the severity of OSA in children...
  5. doi request reprint A review of normal values of infant sleep polysomnography
    Daniel K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Pediatr neonatol 54:82-7. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to summarize current information about the normal values on infant sleep polysomnography for clinical use...
  6. pmc Parental use of the term "Hot Qi" to describe symptoms in their children in Hong Kong: a cross sectional survey "Hot Qi" in children
    Flora Y Kong
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, 20 Waterloo Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 2:2. 2006
    ..The current study was carried out to estimate the prevalence of using the Chinese term "Hot Qi" to describe symptoms in children by their parents and the symptomatology of "Hot Qi"...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of sleep problems in Hong Kong primary school children: a community-based telephone survey
    Daniel K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Waterloo Rd, Hong Kong SAR, ROC
    Chest 128:1315-23. 2005
    ..To estimate the prevalence of snoring, witnessed sleep apnea, teeth grinding, primary and secondary nocturnal enuresis, and sleep duration in Hong Kong primary school children...
  8. ncbi request reprint Non-contact infrared thermometry temperature measurement for screening fever in children
    Daniel K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong
    Ann Trop Paediatr 25:267-75. 2005
    ..During the SARS epidemic, mass fever screening at border control points and public hospitals was done by measuring forehead temperature by non-contact infrared thermometry. However, its accuracy is not well documented...
  9. ncbi request reprint A review of the roles of allergic rhinitis in childhood obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Daniel K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Allergy Asthma Proc 27:240-2. 2006
    ..There is convincing evidence that AR increases the risk of OSAS in children. Appropriate treatment of AR regularly could prevent the occurrence of OSAS and reduce the severity of existing OSAS...
  10. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnoea in children with Down syndrome
    D K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Waterloo Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    Singapore Med J 47:774-9. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the prevalence of OSA in DS children, with or without snoring, with snoring children matched for gender, age and weight for height...
  11. ncbi request reprint An update on childhood snoring
    Daniel K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Acta Paediatr 95:1029-35. 2006
    ..Manual scoring of PSG is mandatory in children. Risk factors for SDB include allergic rhinitis, passive smoking, obesity, dysmorphic syndromes and neuromuscular disorders...
  12. ncbi request reprint Low-level chronic mercury exposure in children and adolescents: meta-analysis
    Daniel Kwok Keung Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    Pediatr Int 49:80-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of the present paper was to review recent data on the nature, pathophysiology, pharmacokinetics, diagnostic methods, treatment and the linkage to neurodevelopmental disabilities of mercury exposure in children...
  13. doi request reprint Ambulatory blood pressure before and after adenotonsillectomy in children with obstructive sleep apnea
    Daniel K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong
    Sleep Med 11:721-5. 2010
    ..Hypertension is found to be associated with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in both children and adults. But data on the effect of blood pressure after adenotonsillectomy (AT) for children with OSA are limited and controversial...
  14. doi request reprint Validation of Pediatric Index of Mortality 2 in three pediatric intensive care units in Hong Kong
    Daniel K Ng
    Department of Pediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Indian J Pediatr 78:1491-4. 2011
    ..To compare the probabilities of death predicted by Pediatric Index of Mortality 2 (PIM2) and Pediatric Index of Mortality 1 (PIM1) models against actual mortalities in 3 pediatric intensive care units in Hong Kong...
  15. ncbi request reprint A brief report on the normal range of forehead temperature as determined by noncontact, handheld, infrared thermometer
    Daniel Kwok Keung Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    Am J Infect Control 33:227-9. 2005
    ..Noncontact forehead temperature measurement by handheld infrared thermometer was used as a screening tool for fever. However, the accuracy data and normal range of forehead temperature determined by this method were not available...
  16. ncbi request reprint A double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial of acupuncture for the treatment of childhood persistent allergic rhinitis
    Daniel K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, 25 Waterloo Rd, Kowloon, SAR, Hong Kong
    Pediatrics 114:1242-7. 2004
    ..To compare active acupuncture with sham acupuncture for the treatment of persistent allergic rhinitis among children...
  17. ncbi request reprint Neonatal Marfan syndrome: a case report
    D K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    J Paediatr Child Health 35:321-3. 1999
    ..This resulted in the substitution of a cysteine by a tyrosine. A de novo mutation is suggested by the absence of affected family members...
  18. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary sequelae in long-term survivors of bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    D K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Pediatr Int 42:603-7. 2000
    ..Bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) is a common problem in premature babies. Long-term sequelae are the main concerns...
  19. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of azithromycin and amoxycillin/clavulanate in the management of subacute childhood rhinosinusitis
    D K Ng
    Departments of Paediatrics and Radiology, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    J Paediatr Child Health 36:378-81. 2000
    ..The objective of the present study was to compare the effectiveness of a 3-day course of azithromycin and a 2-week course of amoxycillin/clavulanate in the treatment of subacute childhood rhinosinusitis...
  20. ncbi request reprint Use of montelukast in the treatment of early childhood wheezing from clinical experience with three cases
    D K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Respirology 5:389-92. 2000
    ..Further studies in the use of montelukast in severe virus-induced bronchiolitis are warranted...
  21. ncbi request reprint Nocturnal enuresis and obstructive sleep apnoea in two children
    D K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong
    Singapore Med J 42:590-1. 2001
    ..We reported two children with secondary nocturnal enuresis which disappeared after tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy for proven OSAS. Pathogenesis of secondary nocturnal enuresis in OSAS was discussed...
  22. ncbi request reprint Flexible fiberoptic bronchoscopic removal of a fractured synthetic tracheostomy tube in a 3-year-old child
    Daniel K Ng
    Department of Pediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Pediatr Pulmonol 34:141-3. 2002
    ..He aspirated a fractured synthetic tracheostomy tube. It was successfully removed by flexible fiberoptic bronchoscopy...
  23. ncbi request reprint Comparison of preference and ease-of-use of breath-actuated inhalation devices in children
    D K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong
    Respirology 4:255-7. 1999
    ..The preferences of subjects and nurses were ranked in a three-point scale. The children had a statistically significant preference for Accuhaler, while the nurses preferred to teach both Accuhaler and Autohaler but not the Turbuhaler...
  24. ncbi request reprint Habitual snoring and sleep bruxism in a paediatric outpatient population in Hong Kong
    D K K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Waterloo Road, Hong Kong, SAR China
    Singapore Med J 43:554-6. 2002
    ..To determine the prevalence of habitual snoring and sleep bruxism in children attending the out-patient clinics of a paediatric department...
  25. ncbi request reprint Clinical risk factors for obstructive sleep apnoea in children
    K W Chau
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Waterloo Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    Singapore Med J 44:570-3. 2003
    ..To identify the clinical factor(s) that identify obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome (OSAS) in children...
  26. ncbi request reprint Bacteriological screening of expressed breast milk revealed a high rate of bacterial contamination in Chinese women
    D K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Waterloo Road, Hong Kong SAR, People s Republic of China
    J Hosp Infect 58:146-50. 2004
    ..However, in this population, with such a high incidence of contaminated EBM, this may not be the case. Further studies to compare EBM with premature infant formula in this population are required...
  27. ncbi request reprint Development of the Chinese version of the Paediatric Allergic Disease Quality of Life Questionnaire: reliability and validity
    Daniel K Ng
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 17:460-4. 2011
    ..This study aimed to translate the original English version of the Questionnaire to Chinese and to provide psychometric evidence on the validity and reliability of the translated version...
  28. ncbi request reprint Twenty-four-hour ambulatory BP in snoring children with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Lettie C K Leung
    Department of Pediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Waterloo Rd, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Chest 130:1009-17. 2006
    ..Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) is a known risk factor for hypertension in adults. This relationship is less clear in childhood OSAS...
  29. doi request reprint Improvement in quality of life after adenotonsillectomy in a child with Prader Willi syndrome
    Chin pang Wong
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Sleep Breath 14:167-70. 2010
    ..There was improvement not only on her OSA but in her quality of life score as well. This report highlights the need for a comprehensive assessment in the management of patients with Prader Willi syndrome...
  30. doi request reprint Modified Epworth Sleepiness Scale in Chinese children with obstructive sleep apnea: a retrospective study
    Eric Y T Chan
    Department of Pediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Sleep Breath 13:59-63. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study is to assess whether Chinese children with high apnea-hypopnea index (AHI) are sleepier by a modified Epworth Sleepiness Scale (ESS)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular changes in children with snoring and obstructive sleep apnoea
    Ka Li Kwok
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 37:715-21. 2008
    ..Growing evidence suggests that OSA is also associated with cardiovascular consequences in children. The purpose of this review is to examine the available data on this association in children...
  32. ncbi request reprint Application of videotape in the screening of obstructive sleep apnea in children
    Kin wai Chau
    Department of Pediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Waterloo Road, Hong Kong SAR, PR China
    Sleep Med 9:442-5. 2008
    ..To determine if watching a videotape that shows features of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) will improve the accuracy of a verbally administered questionnaire in the prediction of OSA in pediatric snorers...
  33. ncbi request reprint Apnea-hypopnea index as the outcome variable in multiple linear regression analysis: statistical issues
    Chung hong Chan
    Department of Paediatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    Pediatr Pulmonol 42:711-5. 2007
    ..However, the distribution of AHI is not tested. The assumption of ordinary least squares linear regression may be violated...
  34. ncbi request reprint Polysomnography in children and adolescents
    Daniel Kwok Keung Ng
    Chest 126:2025-6. 2004
  35. ncbi request reprint Follow up of serial urea breath test results in patients after consumption of antibiotics for non-gastric infections
    Wai Keung Leung
    Department of Medicine Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong, China
    World J Gastroenterol 8:703-6. 2002
    ..This study examine the serial changes of urea breath test results in a group of hospitalized patients who were given antibacterial therapy for non-gastric infections...
  36. ncbi request reprint Dietary intervention combined with exercise improves vascular dysfunction but also obstructive sleep apnea in obese children
    Daniel Kwok Keung Ng
    Circulation 110:e314; author reply e314. 2004